Mental Illness in Literature: Case Studies of Sylvia Plath and Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Description:

This poster discusses research on mental illness in literature. The author's study focuses on Charlotte Perkins Gilman's 'The Yellow Wallpaper' and Sylvia Plath's 'The Bell Jar', the primary texts of the research, and develops similarities and personal connections between the authors and their mentally unstable main characters.

Creator(s):
Creation Date: April 15, 2010
Partner(s):
UNT Honors College
Collection(s):
UNT Scholarly Works
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Creator (Author):
Dyer, Darby

University of North Texas

Creator (Contributor):
Scroggins, Daryl

University of North Texas; Faculty Mentor

Date(s):
  • Creation: April 15, 2010
Description:

This poster discusses research on mental illness in literature. The author's study focuses on Charlotte Perkins Gilman's 'The Yellow Wallpaper' and Sylvia Plath's 'The Bell Jar', the primary texts of the research, and develops similarities and personal connections between the authors and their mentally unstable main characters.

Degree:
Department: English
Department: Honors College
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1 p.

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Keyword(s): mental illnesses | literature | authors | mental health
Source: Seventh Annual University Scholars Day, 2010, Denton, Texas, United States
Contributor(s):
Series Title: University Scholars Day
Partner:
UNT Honors College
Collection:
UNT Scholarly Works
Relation (Is Version Of): Mental Illness in Literature: Case Studies of Sylvia Plath and Charlotte Perkins Gilman, ark:/67531/metadc94268
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  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc86112
Resource Type: Poster
Format: Image
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Access: Public